intolerably

intolerably
adverb
to an unacceptable degree
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The percentage of lead in our drinking water is unacceptably high

Syn: ↑unacceptably
Ant: ↑tolerably, ↑acceptably (for: ↑unacceptably)
Derived from adjective: ↑tolerable, ↑acceptable (for: ↑unacceptably)

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